Scholarships

Scholarship Sorter

Use this sorter to research scholarships available to University of Toronto applicants and students. Select the type of award you are interested in learning about. Applicants should look at the Admission Scholarships for undergraduate students. Current students should look at awards for undergraduate or graduate students, depending on which scenario suits your needs.

All Awards

Use this filter to determine the type of award you are interested in: Admission Scholarship, Grant, Bursary, etc. In general, awards with these titles are awards offered by the University of Toronto. The entries listed as “Admission Scholarship” are, generally, University of Toronto awards, while those listed as "Scholarship for Current Students" may be University of Toronto awards or external awards the University wishes to bring to your attention.

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Use this filter to determine which awards require an application, which are automatic consideration and which require you to create an Awards Profile at join.utoronto.ca

All Availabilities

Use this filter to determine awards for domestic or international students. .  

All Study Levels

Use this filter to determine who can receive the award. Most awards are divided between Undergraduate and Graduate Awards with some open to all students.

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Name Eligibility (Basic Eligibility) Award Action Availability Level of Study Deadline to Apply Deadline Comments
Al Mercury Scholarship

Community involvement, academic excellence and appreciation and interest in music

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Unrestricted Undergraduate end of November
McKinsey's Women Leaders in Technology Scholarship

Candidates for the scholarship need to have a passion for technology topics and be enrolled in an undergraduate program

Full details can be found at https://next-generation-women.mckinsey.com

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Unrestricted Undergraduate March 6, 2017
Indspire AwardsBuilding Brighter Futures: Bursaries and Scholarship Awards program

Canadian resident, Indigenous individuals who are either First Nation status, recognized by the Federal Government or non-status,* Inuit or Métis (see website for full details)

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students Open Various (see website for details)
Florence Evelyn and William Leonard Prideaux Award

Canadian Inuit or Aboriginal student from the North West Territories or Moosonee area, member of Scouts Canada

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate May 31st annually
Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP) for Part-Time Students

Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons living in Ontario at time of study; taking between 20% and 59% of full course load; enrolled in certificate, degree, or diploma program of between four and 52 weeks in length; financial need

Financial Aid Application Required Domestic Students Open Application Deadline: If your part-time study period is up to 20 weeks long, your application and all supporting documents must be received no later than 6 weeks before the end of your study period. If your part-time study period is 21 weeks or longer, your application must be received no later than 60 days before the end of your study period and all supporting documents no later than 40 days before the end of your study period.
The Canada-U.S. Fullbright Program

Canadian citizens who are graduate students, prospective graduate students, or junior professionals

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students Graduate Winter
C. David Naylor University Scholarships

Canadian citizens or permanent residents entering any first-entry program at the University of Toronto; minimum admission average of 95%; demonstrated leadership excellence

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate
IODE War Memorial Scholarships

Canadian citizens in at least the second year of their doctoral program in Canada or another Commonwealth country. Must hold a first degree from a Canadian university.

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students Graduate
Noah Meltz Program of Financial Assistance

Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person; registered in certificate, degree or diploma program; taking less than 60% of full course load; annual gross income equal to or less than the eligible income levels for family size; satisfactory academic progress

Grant Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate Submit your application to Enrolment Services, no later than the last day of the month in which your classes begin. The final deadline for the 2017-18 Fall/Winter session is January 31, 2018. Applications received after this deadline are usually still considered provided they are received within the session.
University of Toronto Advanced Planning for Students (UTAPS)

Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person (recognized convention refugee); enrolled full-time in an eligible program; eligible for Canadian government financial aid – such as OSAP – or First Nations band funding.

Grant Application Required if not OSAP recipient Domestic Students Open See UTAPS website for deadlines
NEADS National Student Awards Program

Canadian citizen or permanent resident; permanent disability

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students Open Spring
Loran Scholars Foundation

Canadian citizen or permanent resident; Incoming student; strong academic performance; leader

Admission Scholarship Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate Fall 2017
Dr. Anderson Abbott Award

Black student; financial need; community contribution

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate March 30th, annually
Lo Family Scholarship

Awarded to students who are Canadian citizens or permanent residents and residents of Ontario, active as leaders, are respected and considered to be well-rounded citizens in their school and community, and have demonstrated financial need.

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate
Hugh Innis Strang Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to graduates of Goderich C.I. entering any first-entry program at the University of Toronto. Selection is based on academic standing, financial need and school activities.

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate
Bennett Scholars

Awarded to full time undergraduate students with indigenous backgrounds or whose parents did not attend University or College on the basis of financial need.

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate
Ontario Hockey Association War Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to a student who is a descendent of one who has served in the Canadian forces. Proof of service in the forces is required.

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate
John McCrae Scholarship

Awarded to a student from Guelph C. I. with the highest average on entrance to U of T. Financial need may be taken into account.

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate
William James Henry Scholarship

Awarded to a female student from Stratford Central Collegiate or Stratford Northwestern, St. Michael's S. S. in Stratford entering the Faculty of Arts and Science in a Science program or the Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering. The scholarship is awarded on the basis of academic achievement and participation in extracurricular activities.

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate
Taylor Scholarship

Awarded to a Canadian citizen or permanent residence on entrance to the Faculty of Arts and Science on the basis of merit and need. The majority of high school courses must be in Arts subjects. Candidates should have the intention of registering in an arts program at U of T.

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate